Dear Foodie, I have been hearing a lot lately about the merits of olive oil versus canola oil in particular. It appears from my quick review that canola is cheaper though the health benefits of the Mediterranean Diet make me choose from the myriad of olive oil choices. What am I to do?
Dear Foodie, I try to be socially responsible and care about how we are going to feed nine billion people in 2050. But, I have to admit, just to worry about getting nutritious food down the gullet of my two children each day is challenging enough. I read where bugs are starting to show up […]
Dear Foodie, I hear so much about probiotics these days and always in the context of keeping my “gut” healthy. Yuck but on the other hand, should I be taking one of those supplements?
Dear Foodie, I am a careful shopper who has to count her nickels and dimes. I have to say that I just refuse to pay for “organic” food. Am I poisoning my family by serving just plain old food? – Cheapskate in West Virginia
Dear Foodie, I fear I am a failure as a parent. As the school year begins, I have received updates that “healthy” food choices will be available to my children. There will be an emphasis on local, fresh foods and non processed goodies like carrots and fruit juices. When I shared this with my children […]